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Animal Encounter Camps

Looking a summer camp that allows your child the ability to  interact with animals.  Here is a list of some of Central Florida leading animal camps!

Photo of Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Ages 5-17
Address 3755 W Seminole Blvd. Sanford FL 32771 Phone: (407) 323-4450 ext. 123 Website:

Biographical Info

All-day summer camp programs offered for kids ages 6-17. Register online to secure your child’s spot. Camps fill up fast!

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Photo of Painted Oaks Academy
Ages 6 – 13
Address 15100 Lake Pickett Road Orlando FL 32820 Phone: (407) 929-0970 Website:

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The kids will enjoy horseback riding, as well as learning about horse care, feeding, mucking, anatomy, & grooming. In the afternoons, kids will enjoy cooler activities including indoor arts & crafts, a bounce house, wet slide, and swimming pool. We cater to both beginners and experienced riders.

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Photo of Valley View Ranch Equestrian Camp
Ages 8-17 / Overnight Camp
Address 606 Valley View Ranch Road Cloudland GA Phone: (706) 862-2231 Website:

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Horse lovers’ paradise since 1954! A’top Lookout Mountain, Valley View Ranch includes 600 acres of scenic trails and panoramic views where 50 girls (beginner to advanced) will learn English Riding, Western Riding, Barrels, & Vaulting from CHA instructors. Spend up to 6 hours a day riding and caring for your OWN camp horse

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